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WATCH: Jon Stewart Smacks Down Reparative Therapy Proponents
June 18 2014 1:47 PM ET

WATCH: Jon Stewart Smacks Down Ex-Gay Proponents

Rebecca Juro

The Comedy Central host pulls no punches on the flawed logic of the antigay right.

Gay of Thrones Season Finale Serves Cliffhanger Realness
June 17 2014 3:31 PM ET

Gay of Thrones Season Finale Serves Cliffhanger Realness

Brian Andersen

The popular Web show stuns fans with fierce guest stars, an unexpected kiss, and much more.

WATCH: Hodor From GoT Plays 'Family Feud'
June 14 2014 2:40 PM ET

WATCH: Hodor From GoT Plays 'Family Feud'

Jami Smith

The Game of Thrones season finale is this weekend. To celebrate, Jimmy Kimmel imagines what it would be like if his favorite character Hodor (played by gay actor, Christian Nairn) competed on Family Feud.

#TBT: Platter Party
June 12 2014 5:00 AM ET

#TBT: Platter Party

Christopher Harrity

We celebrate Throwback Thursday with a few museum pieces from our archival record collection at the offices of The Advocate.

WATCH: John Waters Tells Colbert About the Perks of Hitchhiking
June 11 2014 1:51 PM ET

WATCH: John Waters on The 'Perks' of Hitchhiking

Jami Smith

John Waters talks to Stephen Colbert about how political and social differences between people take a back seat on the open road.

Best Tweets from the Tony Awards
June 09 2014 11:14 AM ET

Best Tweets from the Tony Awards

Jami Smith

The LGBT community won big at the Tony Awards and Gaysayer comedians lost their minds over it. Read the best tweets from an epic night.

The Colbert Report Takes on Trans Medicare Coverage
June 04 2014 3:32 PM ET

Colbert Takes on Trans Medicare Coverage

Parker Marie Molloy

Last night, Stephen Colbert took on the conservative blowback over the recent HHS decision involving transgender medical care as part of Medicare.

WATCH: Meryl Streep Can Act the Crap Out of a Traffic Report
June 04 2014 10:14 AM ET

WATCH: Meryl Streep Can Act the Crap Out of a Traffic Report

Jami Smith

Sure, Meryl Streep is arguably the best actress in the business, but can she make an oatmeal recipe sound sexy? Can she make a traffic report sound painful?

George Takei Wants the Westboro Baptist Church to 'Let It Go'
June 02 2014 3:19 PM ET

George Takei Wants the Westboro Baptist Church to 'Let It Go'

Jase Peeples

If you didn’t know it’s OK to be Takei before, you’ll have no doubt after watching this video.

WATCH: What if Godzilla Was Really Beyonce?
May 29 2014 10:48 AM ET

WATCH: What if Godzilla Was Really Beyonce?

Jami Smith

Maybe the Godzilla movie is trying to tell us something?

Throwback Thursday: Is Your Body Bathing Suit Ready?
May 29 2014 4:00 AM ET

#Throwback Thursday: Is Your Body Bathing Suit Ready?

Christopher Harrity

Remember all those sad promises you made last January? Here are some vintage swimmers to inspire you to one last push. Put down the cronut and take a look.

WATCH: The NFL Has Been Gay the Whole Time
May 26 2014 2:07 PM ET

WATCH: The NFL Has Been Gay the Whole Time

Jase Peeples

'Last Week Tonight' host John Oliver predicts the weeks biggest news headlines while his show takes a break over the Memorial Day holiday.

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